Community Foundation News
In The News, News and Articles | February 22, 2021
One of the big questions for 2021 is how philanthropy will be affected by the events of the past year. The best predictors of philanthropy have traditionally been Gross Domestic Product (GDP), S&P 500 performance, and household income. Donor surveys also come into play as nonprofit organizations navigate this uncertain year.
Blog, Events, In The News, News and Articles, Publications and Resources, Racial Equity Hub | January 25, 2021
Community Foundation proudly announces Danita D. Nias as its new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). A visionary thought leader with more than 20 years of experience in fundraising, strategic planning and institutional leadership in higher education, she succeeds Brad Hurlburt, who is retiring after seven years with the Foundation.
In The News, News and Articles, Racial Equity Hub | December 31, 2020
In this New Year, we have great hopes -- vaccines to end the COVID-19 pandemic, strategies to create more equitable communities, and an optimistic future that promises to unify our nation.
In The News, News and Articles | December 7, 2020
On December 1, GivingTuesday gave us a good picture of the current state of philanthropy. In its ninth season, the organization that coordinates the global giving event reported a record-setting year with an estimated $808 million contributed to nonprofit organizations online and $2.47 billion given overall.
Blog, In The News, News and Articles | December 5, 2020
Should clients act now, betting that significant changes to the tax law are in store for 2021, or betting on status quo in 2021, hold off on taking action now but potentially trigger significant tax hits if tax laws do wind up changing?
In The News, News and Articles | December 4, 2020
Given the market volatility of 2020, along with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is no surprise that this year’s giving results are almost impossible to project.
Blog, In The News, News and Articles | December 3, 2020
Last month we shared the importance of giving your dollars, influence, and time. In this article, we discuss the health benefits of giving, as well as reflect on the impact of giving over the past year.
In The News, News and Articles | December 3, 2020
We recently sat down virtually with Julie Fisher Cummings, the newly-elected Chair of the Board of Directors, to discuss the Community Foundation's response to the pandemic, racial equity, and local impact. A dedicated and passionate philanthropist, we are so thankful for her service and the unique and valuable perspective she brings to our organization.